Stefano has gained considerable diversified experience in the management of human resources and in the field of labour law; skills that qualify him as a protagonist in the current debate on the future of work.

He is the Head of the Italian Employment team and has considerable experience in both day-by-day assistance and cutting-edge projects, as well as in litigation.

Stefano assists Italian and international clients in the management of issues such as individual and collective dismissals, international secondments, employment contracts (relating to subordinate and independent employment relationships), outsourcing processes, the employment aspects of corporate transactions and the restructuring and reorganisation of companies, dealing with labour and trade union aspects.

Stefano Lava is a talented professional, who guarantees a 360° service. Timely and punctual in his answers, he is always available even for a simple chat; takes into consideration, as mentioned, the human aspect in the professional/client relationship (Legal 500)

He also has specific skills in agency-related issues, including agency contracts with a particular focus on the independent financial advisors’ sector, and distribution agreements, as well as in the management of issues concerning relationships with top managers.

Stefano also assists clients with disruptive and innovative business models: over time he has acquired significant experience in dealing with gig-economy and platform employment issues and an in-depth comprehension of the future of work dynamics.

Helping you succeed in tomorrow's world

New technologies and new socio-economic configurations lead to ever-faster changes in business models and the labour market: a process that affects the entire area of employment law and which is the central focus of my work and my commitment to supporting clients in reaching their goals.